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Grants and Awards -- October 2013

Nov. 21, 2013

The following list includes new and competing research awards received by IU School of Medicine researchers in October 2013, excluding commercial projects. Amounts shown are based on the first budget period/year and total more than $3 million.

These monthly reported are provided by the IU School of Medicine Office of Operations' Research Administration group.

Investigator Sponsor Type Project Title Begin Date End Date Awarded Dollars
Matthew C. Aalsma, Ph.D. Agency For Healthcare Research and Quality New Improving adolescent health outcomes through preventive care transformation 9/30/2013 9/29/2014 $499,691
Matthew R. Allen, Ph.D. NIH-National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases New Assessing and modifying bone quality in chronic kidney disease 9/16/2013 8/31/2014 $31,588
Jeffrey O. Anglen, M.D. U.S. Army Medical Research And Materiel Command New Novel therapy for bone regeneration in large segmental defects 9/30/2013 9/29/2016 $389,945
Janice S. Blum, Ph.D. Purdue University New Subvisible protein aggregates in biologics - analytical methods and monocyte response 9/30/2013 9/29/2015 $38,778
Michael E. Boulton, Ph.D. Doheny Eye Institute New A non-canonical role for b-secretase in AMD 7/1/2013 6/30/2014 $100,000
Shaun J. Grannis, M.D. Regenstrief Institute, Inc. New Marion County Public Health Department refugee health surveillance 9/29/2012 9/28/2013 $6,357
Maryellen E. Gusic, M.D. American Medical Association New IUSM's Virtual Health Care System: Creating a learning environment that prepares future physicians 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $216,000
Philip L. Johnson, Ph.D. NIH-National Institute on Aging New Hypothalamic orexin role in menopause-associated hot flashes and mood/sleep disruption 9/30/2013 5/31/2014 $116,806
Melissa Ann Kacena, Ph.D. U.S. Army Medical Research And Materiel Command New Surgical interventions and socket designs with transfemoral amputations 9/30/2013 9/29/2016 $389,944
Suthat Liangpunsakul, M.D. Southern California Institute For Research And Education Renewal Genetic risk factors for alcoholic cirrhosis - genome-wide case-control study 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $61,784
Jeanne Walker McAllister, M.S. Lucile Packard Foundation For Childrens Health New Consensus standards for care plans and care planning for children with special health care needs 10/1/2013 1/30/2014 $120,753
Kathy D. Miller, M.D. The Breast Cancer Research Foundation Renewal Impact of breast cancer treatment on energy expenditure pilot trial 10/1/2013 9/30/2014 $219,727
David Morris. Ph.D. NIH-National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases New Function and regulation of islet-associated macrophages in obesity and diabetes 9/5/2013 6/30/2014 $109,048
Sophie Paczesny, M.D., Ph.D. National Marrow Donor Program New Proteome of chronic graft vs. host disease 10/1/2012 7/31/2014 $138,000
Shekhar S. Raj, M.D. Children's Hospital Medical Center of Cincinnati New Stratification of pediatric septic shock 8/7/2012 6/30/2013 $12,500
Anna Maria V. Storniolo, M.D. The Breast Cancer Research Foundation Renewal Development of a molecular encyclopedia of the normal human breast 10/1/2013 9/30/2014 $240,000
Michael S. Sturek, Ph.D. Cardiometabolic Disease Research Foundation Renewal Epicardial fat and coronary artery disease 2 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $331,557

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